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Gary Spetz's Painting Wild Places! with Watercolors Previous Broadcasts

Grand Turk (Episode #507)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from the Caribbean's Grand Turk Island-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint Bryce Canyon Overlook, Part 3 (Episode #209)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "rock formation and snow" watercolor painting from the previous two episodes.

Burnt Forest (Episode #506)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes through and paints a scene from a previously "burnt out" forest-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint Bryce Canyon Overlook, Part 2 (Episode #208)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer through the second phase of the "rock formation and snow" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

Hidden Lake (Episode #505)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, hikes to and paints a scene from Montana's Glacier National Park-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint Bryce Canyon Overlook, Part 1 (Episode #207)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

A "warm" snow scene in the fascinating rock formations of Utah's Bryce Canyon National Park. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer one third of the way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.

Totem Park-Sitka (Episode #504)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Host-Artist, Gary Spetz, sails to and paints a scene from Sitka, Alaska's Totem Park-explaining both how he paints and what he looks for, in nature, for a painting composition.

Learn to Paint White Water, Part 2 (Episode #206)

KQED Life: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "white water" watercolor painting from the previous episode.

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